Connection Charges

The following table shows the average fees associated with connecting one household to sewers. For Pierce County this includes the WWTP Capacity Charge and the Basin Area Charge
(Click here to view the Pierce County Connection Charge map).

For other Sewer Service Providers this includes their equivalent fees. The listed fees do not include latecomer agreement costs, other permit costs, engineering, and construction costs that may be associated with the cost of connecting to sewers.

2015 Connection Charge Comparison

 Sewer Service Provider
 Cost per RE
 Bonney Lake
$10,505
 King County
$ 9,963**
 Olympia, Lacey, Tumwater (LOTT)
$ 7,875*
 Sumner
$7,754
 Cascadia (Tehaleh Developer)
$7,265
 Seattle
$6,910
 Kitsap County
$ 5,645*
 Pierce County
$ 4,494*
 Puyallup
$4,520
 Bremerton
$3,801
 Tacoma
$ 3,250*
 Federal Way (Lakehaven)
$3,117
*Average charge
**Amortized charge
RE="Residential" Equivalent

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